In the John Madejski Gardens outside was an exhibition of nine benches by nine designers, created in collaboration with British design brand Established & Sons. The original plan was to display 10 but Luca Nichetto’s Red Glass bench sadly didn’t survive the trip from Italy. Each designer was assigned a different material to work with. Shown here is the Bench of Plates by architect Amanda Levette’s studio, AL_A.  London Design Festival 2012 by Ali Morris